Careers in Neuroscience Symposium 2014


On 26th November 2014, several high-calibre and distinguished researchers will discuss their careers, share their experience and present their latest research findings as part of the inaugural Careers in Neuroscience Symposium (CNS 2014) in NUI Galway.

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor

Sin Newspaper would like to apologise for any offence caused by the costumes article of its Halloween issue. Offence was not intended. Thanks to Breandán for highlighting our error.

Student nurses to march on HSE headquarters


On Thursday 6 March student nurses and midwives from around the country will take part in a protest march at Dr Steevens hospital in Dublin, headquarters of the HSE.  The protest is primarily related to pay rates for student nurse interns.

Academic Writing Centre Competition


The deadline for the Academic Writing Centre’s competition for academic writing is fast approaching. The prize is an Apple iPad2. So, it’s time to get writing. The AWC aims to facilitate students in writing better essays. Their core service is one-on-one help with academic writing which is staffed by tutors who are currently pursuing postgraduate […]

GiGSoc Set to Launch Rainbow Week and 1st Ever Rainbow Ball


GiGSoc [Gay in Galway Society] is delighted to host its second annual Rainbow Week, running from Monday 3 – Saturday 8 February. The week will consist of numerous events to promote LGBTQA presence on campus, culminating in our pinnacle event, NUI Galway’s first ever Rainbow Ball. Rainbow Week strives to express and celebrate the diversity […]

Suas Global Issues Course

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Sin caught up with Hanna Phelan from Suas to find out some information about an upcoming Global Issues Course which is starting up in NUI Galway on Tuesday 11 February.

Letter to the Editor: Treat Savita and Prasa with dignity during the inquest

Dear Editor

In a letter to the editor, Maria Mahoney discusses the ongoing inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar…

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor

For issue 12 of Sin, a couple of letters were sent in. We’re always happy to read letters from our readers, even it it’s complaints we’re getting – it lets us know that we have readers…

Student Speak: What are your plans after college?

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This week Seán Dunne and Órla Ryan asked students what plans they had now that they are finished college…

What your SU has done this year


As the end of the year gets closer and closer, we thought it’d be a good idea to pop into the SU and find out exactly what they’ve done this year…